Transhumanity, like it or not? (was: Prince Charles gets nervous)

Adam L. Beberg beberg at mithral.com
Mon Apr 28 14:31:34 PDT 2003


On Mon, 28 Apr 2003, Russell Turpin wrote:

> The problem with the argument above is that it essentially closes the
> option for people who DON'T want to become trans-human. You almost seem
> to say that they are doomed to extinction, in the not too distant
> future, or at least, that you view the latter as a sort of lifeboat to
> that probability.

Not extinction just complete irrelivance.

They will be the stupid, slow, weak, sickly of the future. And the enhanced
will do exactly what we do with those people today - ignore them unless they
try to take things or hurt the smart, fast, strong, healthy people.


- Adam L. Beberg - beberg at mithral.com
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